Ionising Radiation Regulations

Ionising Radiation Regulations

e-IRMER is designed for clinical staff who use X-rays, nuclear medicine or radiotherapy for the diagnosis or treatment of patients. It is relevant to doctors, nurses, radiographers and clinical technologists globally.

Quality-assured learning

e-IRMER satisfies the UK’s theoretical training requirements for the medical exposure of patients to ionising radiations under IRMER, the Ionising Radiation (Medical Exposure) Regulations 2017 (Amended 2018).

The learning sessions are highly interactive, with images and self-assessment questions, which help to develop and reinforce your understanding on key themes. You can track your progress online. Once the course has been completed, you can print off a certificate to provide evidence of training to your employer or the UK’s Care Quality Commission for any inspections.

e-IRMER is available online so you can study around your professional commitments, without having to take time out of the workplace.

This comprehensive elearning programme has been developed and certified in the UK by the Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine and Health Education England elearning for healthcare.

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